Archive for May, 2011

Cruise Lines and Accidents

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

One unique and soothing vacation that you could ever experience in your whole life is going on a cruise ship and taking its tour. Whether you are with your partner, family, and friends; or whether you want to enjoy a vacation on your own. This is one of the best ideas you could make if you are planning to just let loose and relax.

 

To provide and depict the trip services to the customers, cruise lines have to follow strict maritime laws. Adhering to the worldwide safety standards and precaution at sea is needed at all costs. But despite safety precautions, rules, and warnings, accidents can still happen even at times when it is least expected. Many mishaps have happened onboard cruise ships, resulting in death and injuries among passengers and the crew. This has caused much trauma especially if the accident has occurred in the heart of the ocean.

This has also become affordable today with the stiff competition among various cruise line companies worldwide.

 

Some unavoidable accidents can include fights, storms, ship collisions, fires, and even food poisoning. Certain incidents formerly reported that some fires have occurred often on this single cruise ship because of the neglect of the corporation that holds the vessel. If you are wedged up in an accident while onboard the ship, you can file a complaint against the cruise on grounds on personal injury. You can sure if you have felt that your cruise experience suffered from the accident by being physically, emotionally, or even mentally incapacitated.

 

Thus comes the maritime lawyers. These are the ones who can best accommodate the complainant in filing a lawsuit. This action will not only have the cruise line compensate for your experience, but it will give them a chance to improve and evaluate their work for bettering future employees and passengers.
If you are sure of pushing a complaint, you may bring it up with the company itself by sending a letter, and if the response is not prompt and transparent, then you may file a lawsuit. Some cases would go about complain about the food, the dirty facilities, and even bad service that added to ruining their cruise experience by not getting their money’s-worth.

 

The cruise lines would normally respond by offering a refund. In addition, a complimentary new tour to the complainants is also provided. You should file a lawsuit not after six months from the incident or else your complaint will be put to waste and ignored.

Philippine Maritime Shipping and Manning Companies Directories – Part 22

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

The list of Philippine Shipping and Manning Companies provided in this article, and their information including their links would help a lot in finding what you need. This list connects to the previous related articles posted in the maritime category. You can subscribe for updates by using your email for free to get instant update about this post.

    • PHILSYNERGY MARITIME INC

R703,709 &710 COMMON GOALTWR FINANCE ST ALABANG MUNTINLUPA CPO MUNTINLUPA
Phone: 8078241
Fax: 8096867
email: manila@synergyship.com

    • PHOENIX MARITIME CORPORATION

6F FELISA BLG. 108 RUFINO ST. LEGASPI VILL., MKT
Phone: 8672531TO 33/8401291
Fax: 8672530
eMail: pmcnral@mozcom.com

    • PILIPINAS CROWN MARITIME INC

17F MARC BDG1971 TAFT AVE COR P.QUIRINO AVE MANILA
Phone: 5214248 / 5268039

    • PLL SHIP MANAGEMENT CORP

4/F PARAGON TOWER 531 A FLORES ST MANILA ERMITA MANILA
Phone: 5264873
Fax: 5281417

    • POBAR MARINE SERVICES INC

S400-403&500-502 ERMITA CTR 1350 ROXAS BLVD MLA
Phone: 5229321/5264853/5248797
Fax: 5212607
eMail: pmsi@pobar.com.ph

    • POSEIDON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME SERVICES INC

S-502 BEL AIR APT 1020 ROXAS BLVD ERMITA MANILA
Phone: 5362703/5362714
Fax: 5362715
eMail: poseidonintl@pldtdsl.net
WebSite: www.poseidonph.com

    • PRIME MARINE SERVICES INC

3/F PRUDENTIAL BANK BLDG 1377 A.MABINI ST ERMITA
Phone: 5211736

    • PROSPERITY STEAMSHIP CO. (PHILS.) INC

5F VERNIDA IV 128 ALFARO ST. SALCEDO VILL MAKATI
Phone: 8131032 / 8124981

    • PRUDENTIAL SHIPPING & MANAGEMENT CORP

1F, UNIT B, LEGASPI TOWERS 200, PASEO DE ROXAS LEGASPI VILLAGE MAKATI
Phone: 8123345/8124535/8123566
Fax: 8990459

 


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